Muhammad Ali grandson Nico Ali Walsh began his journey in professional boxing last weekend in some style.
Commencing his sweet science tenure in the paid ranks with an emphatic first round stoppage.
Here is a ringside angle look at how he did as much:
(Hat tip Top Rank Boxing YouTube)
Stellar stuff, to say the least.
A new chapter and journey has begun not just for him, but for the entire sport, with such a revered grandfather.
The official Muhammad Ali account tweeted this yesterday, aptly, following his grandson’s win:
Isn’t it funny.
God-trusting and God-fearing Ali is gone from us so long now, but, even after all these years, still, to this day, his grandson’s name and his own name carry so much weight worldwide.
Alas, a mark of the man.
His grandson will be writing his own individual book, however, like anyone else, one day and one second at a time.
The journey won’t end until it ends and one thinks of the ending scene here, in that, no one one knows when the journey ends other than God, but no doubt Nico Ali Walsh will be keen on making it an inspiring one like his grandfather: